Charles Crabtree

Male27 July 1826–6 September 1907

Brief Life History of Charles

When Charles Crabtree was born on 27 July 1826, in Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joshua Crabtree, was 40 and his mother, Lucy Cross, was 35. He married Elizabeth Aston on 18 January 1847, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Providence, Cache, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 6 September 1907, in Rexburg, Fremont, Idaho, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Crabtree
Elizabeth Aston
Marriage: 18 January 1847
Eliza Ann Crabtree
William Aston Crabtree
Orson Crabtree
Mary Hannah Crabtree
Charles Samuel Crabtree
George Aston Crabtree
Frederick Aston Crabtree
Alfred Brigham Crabtree
Rose Aston Crabtree
Lottie Aston Crabtree

Sources (52)

  • Charles Crabtree, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Charles Crabtree in entry for Eliza Ann Rossiter, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Chas Crabtree in household of Josh Crabtree, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 January 1847Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 4

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    1854 · The Crimean War

    Age 28

    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from a lost place in Sowerbyshire, Yorkshire named Crabtree, named from Middle English crabbetre ‘crab-apple tree’. In some instances possibly a topographic name for someone who lived by a crab-apple tree.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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